StableNews

18th December – Stable News

          Today we had two runners at Plumpton.  “Paddy’s Poem’ a stunning bay six year old gelding by “Proclamation” ran in the 2 mile JH Builders Novice hurdle.  He was given a great ride by Leighton Aspel and, he was quite keen at the beginning and  just got a little tired in […]

11th December – Stable News

                    On Monday, in the most hideous weather , we had two runners “Jebs Gamble ‘” ridden by Tom Cannon and ”Project Mars” ridden by Leighton Aspell.  Both horse are tough , gutsy performers.  The ground was really hard work and they both ran cracking races […]

28th November – Stable News

We had two runners at Lingfield , “Didtheyleaveuoutto” for JP  and ”Paddy’s Poem” for Tracy Brown. Didtheyleaveuoutto was ridden by Leighton Aspel in the all weather bumper. we had hopes that he would finish in the first three.  He is a stunning Presenting 4 year old gelding who we like a lot, but until you […]

25th November – Stable News

We had one runner at Haydock on Saturday.  Theo’s Charm ran in the Betfair Stayers Handicap Hurdle.  He was ridden by Daryl Jacob and 16 went to post.  Theo was second in the race last year and this year saw a stronger renewal.  Unfortunately there was a false start which led to a standing start […]

14th November – Stable News

Today we had one runner at Lindfield, “Glen Rocco”  having his first run after a long lay off.  He is a stunning 6 year old Chestnut gelding by Shirocco.   He previously won a P2P in Ireland and has had a year and a half off.  We were thrilled with his run, his jumping was […]

13th November Stable News

We had one runner at Kempton in the 2 mile conditional jockeys handicap hurdle.  Cashanova was always in top gear, he finished 6th out of 9 runners.  We are disappointed with his race, but maybe it just came too soon after his race at Fakenham race .  Unless anything comes to light, we will look […]

9th November -Stable News

    We have two runners tomorrow at Fontwell for the Winners Autumn afternoon raceday.  Alka Step is running in the conditional jockeys 2mile 2 novice hurdle, Lizzie Kelly takes the ride.  It is only his second for the stable and we are hoping for a clear round of jumping and a positive run. Give […]

4th November- Stable News -WINNER AT ASCOT!!!

      Well what a brilliant day with two runners at Ascot.  Notre Ami ran a very good race, they went off very fast and he really was running on at the end, given a great ride  by Leighton Aspel to finish 4th. Then BOOM Brown Bear our stable star was given a brilliant […]

24th October – Stable News

                    Today is another wet, but very mild day and a long drive down to Exeter with two runners.  Project Mars runs in the 2.20pm Amateur Riders Handicap hurdle over 2 miles 1.  Tabitha Worsley takes the ride.  He is a tough, genuine presenting gelding who […]

23rd October- Stable News

                                        A wet, windy but wonderful day at The Moorcroft Ex- racehorse charity Raceday at Plumpton.  My wife Ruth sits on the committee and every year we get a couple of tables together for a great […]